Cheap Hall of Famers, the Cleveland Barons and a few differences from their Topps cousins are just some of the reasons to give the much-maligned 1977-78 OPC hockey set another look.
Modern Sports Card News
Some new inserts–with a 1990s flair–will be part of the mix when 2018 Bowman’s Best baseball arrives late this year.
With the company since 2012, Steve Sloan moves from vice-president to president of PSA.
The two-day MLB All-Star FanFest auction wraps up with Ruth, Mantle and items from the Mel Ott Collection bringing the strongest prices.
Sports Memorabilia News
Bidders line up for the battered ball that boosted Bryce to the Home Run Derby title while Topps NOW capitalizes on the moment with a sharp victory shot.
Around the Hobby
Memory Lane will open its Summer Auction later this month with a Ruth rookie card, a signed Mantle rookie card and hundreds of high-grade vintage material.
- Honus Photo Brings Big Bucks; Brady Back on Panini; New Badlands Card Shop
- Summer Reading: “An All-Star’s Cardboard Memories”
- Notes: LeBron’s Impact Felt on eBay as Playoff Jersey Hits Block; NSCC Commitment; Backwards Autograph
- Humble Stack of Baseball Postcards Yielded Record-Setting 1907 Cobb Rookie
One family will be selected for a VIP experience at the National next month, complete with big-time shopping spree.
What’s Hot in the Shop
An annual promotion, a couple of new baseball releases and some hoops and hockey lead the list as Mike takes stock.